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2022 Tucson Plug-in Hybrid rated with 33 miles of electric range

The 2022 Tuscon PHEV received an official EPA rating of 33 miles of electric range and 80 MPGe, besting Hyundai’s estimates of 28 miles of electric range and 70 MPGe. The crossover will be one of the most fuel-efficient in its class, 2nd to just the Toyota RAV4 Prime which has 42 miles of electric range and 94 MPGe. Pricing…

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2022 Santa Fe to offer plug-in hybrid powertrain

The 2022 Hyundai Santa Fe Plug-In Hybrid will be available in U.S. showrooms later this year and has an official fuel-efficiency rating of 33 mpg combined in hybrid mode. Its fuel economy is ahead of the 2021 Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV’s 26 mpg but behind the 2021 Toyota RAV4 Prime’s 38 mpg. Read more

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2021 Sonata Hybrid Limited Review

The 2021 Sonata Hybrid Limited offers a full suite of features and a top-notch fuel economy of 51 mpg. A 2L 4-cylinder engine, an electric motor, and a 1.62-kWh lithium-ion battery combine to power the car. Inside the car are spacious front and rear seats, a beautiful 10.5-inch infotainment touchscreen, an ear-pleasing Bose audio system. The Sonata Hybrid Limited also…

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2022 Hyundai Tucson arriving in the U.S.

The 2022 Tuscon long-wheelbase version will be available for sale in the U.S. this summer. The new Tuscon is available in three powertrains: 2.5 L gasoline engine, 1.6 L turbocharged hybrid, and 1.6L turbocharged plug-in hybrid. The 2.5 L gasoline has an estimated EPA of 29 mpg, and the 1.6 L turbocharged plug-in hybrid has an estimated 70 MPGe. Read…

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Santa Fe hybrid and plug-in hybrid models to go on sale later this year

Hyundai is offering the Santa Fe for sale later this year; the hybrid will go on sale in the Spring and the plug-in hybrid in the Summer. The hybrid is powered by a 1.6 inline-4 engine and a 60-hp electric motor, and the plug-in hybrid is powered by a 1.6 inline-4 engine and a 177-hp electric motor. The hybrid and…

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2020 Hyundai hybrid models equipped with new battery system

Hyundai’s 2020 Sonata hybrid will feature new “innovative battery packaging” allowing the automaker to net efficiency increases for the new model. Green Car Reports writes, “The 2020 Sonata Hybrid… [adopts] an arrangement that essentially builds the accessory battery onto the hybrid system battery. The added module is a continuation of the same form factor and intended to last the life…

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